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Meet the Interns: Yomayra

Name: Yomayra Guerrero
Internship: Steve Madden footwear company
Graduation: 2016
Major: Communication and Media
Interests: Playing sports, especially softball; athletic training student aide; past president of the Inter-Ethnic Nazareth Coalition (INC); current president of the HEOP/Excel/Young Scholar Student Advisory Board; Homework Help tutor/mentor
Distinctions: Received the President's Community Service Award in 2014 and 2015, and Nazareth's Leadership Award in 2013, 2014, and 2015

"Internships are important because they provide you with real-world experience that you could not otherwise get in the classroom."

Interning at Steve Madden

    Yomayra Guerrero, Meet the Interns

    Yomayra Guerrero '16

    "What I learned at Steve Madden that I hope to use in the future is the importance of taking the initiative, because it speaks for itself with any experience or employer that's out there."

    meet other interns

    • Julia Madore was an integral part of the team at Fenimore Art Museum from day one.
    • Joe Christian interned at Zappos in Las Vegas, Nevada where he even worked from a ball pit!
    • Alessio De Michele discovered what makes a professional soccer team run while at NY Cosmos Training and Development youth soccer program.